27 percent of the total manpower in Kuwait are domestic workers

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Domestic helpers form 27 percent of the total manpower in Kuwait, according to latest statistics from Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI).

PACI Statistics shows that out of total 2,672,428 manpower in Kuwait, 625,829 are domestic workers.

Furthermore, the statistics showed that Indians came first among the domestic helpers’ community with 45.9 percent; 287,421 of whom (78.6 percent) are males. The statistics also showed that Filipinos came second with 22 percent, of whom 99 percent are women.

Bangladeshis came third with 12.9 percent of the total domestic helpers’ population, of whom 98.8 are men. Sri Lankans came fourth with a total number of 60,930, of whom 7.7 percent are women. Nepalese only formed 2.6 percent of domestic helpers, and 90.3 of them are women. Meanwhile, Ethiopians came fifth with a total number of 167, 43, of whom 93.4 are women, while other African nationalities formed only 0.6 percent, whereas Indonesians formed 0.5 percent.

Express your comment on this article

 
Jokkin
Monday, June 25, 2018
this is too much - need to ban this facility for expatriates !!

Submit your comments...
     
Disclaimer: The views expressed here are strictly personal and IndiansinKuwait.com does not hold any responsibility on them. We shall endeavour to upload/publish as many of the comments that are submitted as possible within a reasonable span of time, but we do not guarantee that all comments that are submitted will be uploaded/published. Messages that harass, abuse or threaten other members; have obscene, unlawful, defamatory, libellous, hateful, or otherwise objectionable content; or have spam, commercial or advertising content or links are liable to be removed by the editors. We also reserve the right to edit the comments that do get published. Please do not post any private information unless you want it to be available publicly.

Community News
 

For the very first time, Mujtaba Creations & Events, a team of 13 young Indian expatriates in Kuwait releasing an Arabic Pat...

Tulu Koota Kuwait organized a blood donation camp on 15th of February 2019, at Kuwait Central Blood Bank, Jabriya, Kuwait. ...

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Kuwait Chapter as part of its continuing professional education initiative ...

Ranny Pravasi Sangham Kuwait in association with Ranny St. Thomas College Alumni Association Kuwait Chapter organized a fare...

Shito-Ryu School of Karate (SSK) Kuwait, had organized a Grand Annual *Kumite (Fighting) Championship on Friday 1st February...